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What does MAD stand for?

MAD stands for Market Abuse Directive (UK)

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This included key roles in designing and finding political agreements on the major European securities legislation such as MIFID and the Transparency, Prospectus and Market Abuse directives and acting as rapporteur on the De Larosiere Committee on financial services reform.
He also asked why the EU market abuse directive had been implemented "in such a way to take out the exemption for situations of grave and imminent danger, thus making a rescue more difficult".
The Commercial Mortgage Securities Association Europe and the European Securitisation Forum (ESF) have released market guidelines to assist participants in the Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS) and Asset-Backed Securities (ABS) markets in complying with the European Commission's Market Abuse Directive (MAD) requirements for assessment and disclosure of inside information in transaction post-issuance reporting.
THE COMMITTEE of European Securities Regulators (CESR) has released a second set of detailed guidance for finance companies on how to comply with the European Union's market abuse directive.